Due to street flooding, the Public Works Department has closed South Mattis Avenue between Kenny Avenue and Curtis Road. Please obey all traffic signs and use extreme caution in the area.
Category: Public Works Department News
CITY OF CHAMPAIGN PREPARES FOR FORECASTED RAIN AND WIND The City of Champaign Public Works Department is mobilizing resources in preparation for the rainfall forecasted to affect our area today and tonight. According to the National Weather Service, periods of heavy rainfall and high wind gusts may accompany this storm. Citizens are encouraged to take […]
In order to perform an emergency water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between Clark Street and White Street. The lane closure will reopen by Thursday, December 31, 2015. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
This year, the City of Champaign Christmas Tree Collection program will run from Monday, January 4, 2016, through Friday, January 15, 2016. This collection is available to all residential properties in the City of Champaign within City limits. This program provides an opportunity for residents to recycle their natural Christmas tree at no charge. City […]
As part of the City’s 2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project Stark Excavating will be working on Mayfair Road on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, weather permitting. Please pay close attention to construction signs, traffic control devices and marked detours. Please do not park on the street near the construction site or in areas that are posted […]
In order to complete roofing work at 505 East Green Street, Advanced Commercial Roofing will be closing one eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the following days: Monday, December 21, 2015 – Wednesday, December 23, […]
In order to facilitate contracted tree work, the 900 block of West Clark Street near the intersection of Willis Avenue may experience partial lane closures on Thursday, December 10. The lane closures will occur at very short intervals and through traffic will be permitted.
Public Works will be performing traffic signal work at the intersection of State Street and Springfield Avenue. As a result, the intersection will be controlled by generator power and may at times require temporary STOP signs. The outage is scheduled for Wednesday, December 9 to begin at 9 a.m. and end at 2 p.m.
In order to repair pavement failures, A&R will be closing Queens Way between Campbell Drive and Roland Drive. The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. No through traffic will be allowed in the construction area. Properties with driveway access off of Queens Way will be closed for no more than seven days.
In order to repair a water main leak for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between White Street and Clark Street. The lane closure will reopen on Monday, December 7, 2015. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.